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What emotional intelligence is and is not

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What emotional intelligence is and is not

Peter Ellis
31 August 2017

 At its core, leadership is about influencing people to complete a job correctly and efficiently. There are many ways of influencing people from coercing and commanding, to servant leadership and friendliness. What all approaches have in common is a need for a leader or manager to understand, and be able to influence, the emotions, thoughts and feelings of others.

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